Broughton Craggs Hotel
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Last week there was snow on the mountains and the views from the house were fantastic. Also had some brilliant sunsets here as well.
We will be adding lots of pictures of our adventure and sharing some of the highlights. Just need to get packing now! ...
... Bowness-on-Windermere is bigger then Waterhead. It's the central location for all of the ferries doing tours of the lake. I enjoyed walking amongst all of the little shops & cafes. I did walk up to Windermere from here, which again has lots of little feature, but mainly the tourist centre & train station are here.
On Saturday night I attend the Christmas celebrations in Ambleside. There was a street parade which led up to ...
... in the relentless conditions for a while, until we lost our path! Unable to see more than about 20 metres the nav was rather tricky, and by now the wind was so severe that I was literally blown off my feet. The driving rain did not help.
So regrettably, we were forced to retreat. At least we had our lovely little cottage in Ambleside to warm up and dry out in!
... saw Stirling Castle from the motorway. We arrived in Cockermouth in the northern part of The Lakes around 5:30pm . Our accommodation at Ouse House was lovely. We had a well deserved sleep. The Lakes area was very busy as it was school holidays. The day around the area was lovely, taking in the views and walking around the little ...
... of Mann and were due to meet up with their friends Dawn and Vince in Dumfries, who very kindly offered the four of us accommodation there as well as Lidka and Leicester. We did take them up on their offer of parking up the vans for the night and had a fantastic night of laughs and fun and good company. The next morning the four of us left the Wilson's there to catch up with Dawn and Vince and we headed off up the west coast of ...